Independent Register

Brodhead library board taps Richland Center director

By Dan Moeller Correspondent BRODHEAD – The library has hired its new director. Last Monday the board voted 5-0 to hire Angela Noel for the position. Noel currently directs Richland Center library, board members said, in announcing their decision last week. After the meeting, board president Kirsten Novy said she […]

 
 

Lady Cards’ bench takes charge against Clinton

By Derek Hoesly Correspondent BRODHEAD – After a slow start, Brodhead girls basketball team (15-2 overall, 11-1 Rock Valley Conference) dominated Clinton, for a 69-34 Rock Valley south victory last Friday. The Cardinals opened the game with four straight turnovers. The sloppy play went both ways, as the Lady Cards […]

 
 

Courage, encouragement capture spotlight in Evansville game

Courage, encouragement capture spotlight in Evansville game

By Derek Hoesly Correspondent EVANSVILLE – Blue Devils boys’ basketball team cruised to a 74-46 victory over Brodhead in a Rock Valley Conference crossover matchup last Thursday. An outstanding pre-game ceremony that Evansville eighth-grader Breana Sendelbach led, however, showed just how much more important what we do in life is […]

 
 

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Lady Cards blast Evansville 75-40

Lady  Cards blast Evansville 75-40

By Derek Hoelsy Correspondent BRODHEAD – Lady Cardinal girls basketball team (13-2 overall, 9-1 Rock Valley Conference) had no problem beating Evansville 75-40. The Rock Valley crossover contest was held last Thursday. Brodhead set the tone, jumping out to an 8-0 lead three minutes into the game. The Cards’ deadly […]

 
 

Chamber marks 2015 accomplishments, looks to 2016

Chamber marks 2015 accomplishments, looks to 2016

By Tony Ends Editor BRODHEAD – Chamber of Commerce members drew together for their 68th annual meeting and banquet last week. President Michele Benesh welcomed the capacity crowd to the main dining room at Fib’s North on Exchange Street. The board honored outgoing board members Shirley Liska, for her service […]

 
 

City presses for West 3rd Avenue railroad crossing repair

By Tony Ends Editor BRODHEAD – Motorists will have to take it easy for awhile crossing the West 3rd Avenue railroad tracks west of the fire and police stations. City attorneys, following Common Council action last week, are pressing harder on Wisconsin and Southern Railroad to speed up repair. Public […]

 
 

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Cards lack just one key play in loss to McFarland

By Derek Hoesly Correspondent BRODHEAD- In a classic battle Brodhead (3-2 overall, 1-2 Rock Valley) let one slip away as McFarland overcame a 10-point deficit with four minutes left to beat Brodhead, 90-85, in double overtime in a Rock Valley crossover matchup Thursday, Dec. 17. The Cardinals came out red-hot […]